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Anna Baker Audio Interview, part 1

Anna (Anderson) Baker (b. 1904) describes her childhood, touching on Fowler Creek School, spinning, soap making, canning, medicinal remedies, and blacksmithing. She describes life with her husband,…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 20th, 2014 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Harry Forbes Audio Slideshow Interview, part 2

Harry Forbes (b. 1885) describes his childhood, including time spent in Easton, Cle Elum, and Ellensburg, Washington, in the 1890s. He talks about homesteading in Ellensburg and irrigation along…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Esther Faudree Audio Interview, part 1

Esther Faudree discusses her family's Scandinavian roots and immigration to Fowler Creek, Washington, where they homesteaded, farmed, and logged. She talks about school life in Easton, Roslyn,…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Ethel Craven Audio Interview, part 4

Ethel Florence Craven (1906-1993) was born into one of the African American families who were recruited to break a coal mining strike in Roslyn, Washington, in 1888. Craven married a coal miner,…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 6 plays 0